Useful Birds Of America
One of the Useful Birds of America cards was packed in each package of Arm and Hammer Soda and Saleratus. The company would send a complete set of 30 for six two-cent stamps. The following are in the Sliker Collection: No. 3 Downy Woodpecker; No. 4 Red Headed Woodpecker; No. 8 Nuthatch; No. 10 Robin; No. 14 Rose Breasted Grosbeak; No. 17 Redpoll; No. 18 Black Billed Cuckoo; No. 19 Meadowlark; No. 28 Cardinal; No. 29 Scarlet Tanager; and No. 30 Junco.View this piece: jpg pdf
Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker
Brand Name: Arm and Hammer Baking Soda
Publisher: Arm and Hammer Brand Soda and Saleratus (New York, N.Y.)
7.6 x 4.8 cm
Copyright: This item is in the public domain.
Citation: Useful Birds Of America. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at http://www.lib.msu.edu/exhibits/sliker/detail.jsp?id=550